Tremor continues in Thanh Hoa

Another 3 magnitude earthquake took place in Quan Son District, Thanh Hoa Province Wednesday, just three days after it suffered a little stronger quake on Sunday.

 
A corner of Quan Son town in the same name district of Thanh Hoa Province, where experiences two quakes over the last three days (Photo: Tuoi Tre)

Residents in the northern central province’s Quan Son town said that it was at noon when their houses and furniture suddenly shook, sending them rush to the road.

The tremor affected Quan Son town and neighboring communes like Son Dien, Tam Lu, Tam Thanh, and Son Thuy and but caused no considerable damage on human and property, Lo Dinh Mui, chairman of Quan Son District People’s Committee said.

In related news, a woman has been reported dead because of electric shock during a cold front triggered thunderstorm in Hanoi's Quoc Oai District before Wednesday dawn.

A tornado developed in the thunderstorm cut the electric cables in Nghia Huong Commune with one falling onto the woman when she was traveling on the road at that time.

She was found stop breathing on the way to hospital.

Source: SGGP – Translated by Hai Mien

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